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    13008 State Highway 96, Carthage, MO 64836-7144
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good27%
    • Average15%
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    “bagels” (4 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 33 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed here in October on our Route 66 trip. This was a little (older style motel) with an excellent view across the Kellogg Lake. Very clean rooms (looked like new carpets) with a comfy bed, great breakfast (bagels, cereals, bread/ spreads, waffles, burritos) and very...More

    Thank brenbaker
    Reviewed September 27, 2017

    Generally, I wary of "budget" motels, but this was a pleasant surprise. I had heard good things from a lot of Route 66 travelers, so decided to give it a try. Check-in was smooth and painless and I got a couple suggestions for places to...More

    Thank YFNETM
    Reviewed September 25, 2017

    This is a Route 66 period motel that is kept clean and in good condition but decorated for the period. Security cameras helped to make us feel safe. The only issue experienced was that both bedside lights had their switches removed so we couldn't turn...More

    Thank WChamplin
    Reviewed September 19, 2017

    Decent place, not so much of a breakfast as they call it. Clean and everything worked. Quoted me one price with my discount when i reserved the room. But then charged me the regular price at check in. It was only a few bucks but...More

    Thank Tim K
    Reviewed July 7, 2017

    My family of 5 stayed at this motel in early July 2017. This family-owned motel was perfectly accommodating in the following ways: owners are extremely friendly; rooms are spacious; new carpet and paint; CLEAN; mid-century design touches; beautiful location next to a lake and large...More

    Thank C W
    La Quinta Inn & Suites Joplin
    689 reviews
    #3 of 24 hotels in Joplin
    14.1 mi
     
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    #1 of 6 hotels in Carthage
    3.7 mi
     
    Days Inn Joplin
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    14.2 mi
     
    Candlewood Suites Joplin Hotel
    139 reviews
    #13 of 24 hotels in Joplin
    14.3 mi
     
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • $53 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    Sherry S
    October 13, 2015|
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    Response from Laurent B | Reviewed this property |
    I don't recall having a hair dryer in my room! Better bring your own.
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    September 6, 2014|
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    Response from krmtrains1 | Reviewed this property |
    Just wanted to clear that up! Thanks again for a great stay!
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    "Overlooking the lake"
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